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Upcoming Event Info located on this homepage with links to pages with more detailed info if needed. So be sure to scroll down aways.

Calendar Updates  Posted On May 28 and cover thru July 2024. See Below.

 

AS OF 7 OCT  Most SDKC EMAIL IS DOWN DUE TO DOMAIN AND WEBSITE RELOCATION ISSUES. iF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS SEND THEM TO THE FOLLOWING EMAIL ADDRESS AND I WILL FORWARD THEM AS NEEDED:

webapprentice@sandiegokiteclub.org

Nathan’s Bucket List Story From OB Kite Fest Here

-Miss the 20th Kite Party? Check out Glenn Mitchell’s Video HERE

-A new members report/experience at the November monthly meeting HERE.

We need your input/submissions to keep our site active and interesting. Submit to:

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Submissions can be as long or short as you want. A couple of pictures and a paragraph or two is all it takes. We are especially interested in Kite Stories And Adventures. Do some kite flying on a trip, help a struggling family at the Bay, do a kite demonstration,  build your first kite? We want to hear about it.

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Cevita Park Kite Fly

Saturday, June 22, Cevita Park, Mission Valley
Map If You Need It

When: Officially from 1 – 3 pm You could come earlier and stay later if you want.

Activity: Still in final stages of planning but expect to need people to help with kite building, flying, and kite wrangling. The usual stuff. This a first time kite fly put on by the developers of Cevita Park and may become an annual event if things go well.

We expect a number of reserved parking spots for volunteers!

New Apparel Design

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At the July meeting we will be taking orders for new T-shirts, sweatshirts. These will be pre-orders only so if you want to order something but can’t be at the meeting let us know by then. Prices are still to be determined but will be at cost (I think!)

July General Meeting

Saturday, July 13, Coronado Cays Park, Silver Strand
Map If You need it

Time: Fly All Day, Meeting Noon’ish Sharp

Lunch: Potluck. Bring your favorite dish to share. Maybe even your favorite dish and a side or dessert. (We aren’t as big a group as we used to be!)

Activity: Fly Kites, Eat, Talk Kites, Fly Kites
This is our annual birthday celebration (founded 1990 is you weren’t sure).

Club Elections: Dave is stepping down from his long standing position as Club President. A new president is needed, no fooling this time. Will it be you? Also the position of Secretary is up for election this year.

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June General Meeting

Saturday, June 8, Dusty Rhodes Park, Ocean Beach
Note The Last Minute Place Change!!
Map If You need it

Robb Field is completely reserved for Rugby this Saturday so we are moving to Dusty Rhodes Park which is just across the road from Robb Field. See map link if you aren’t sure.

Time: Fly All Day, Meeting Noon’ish Sharp

Lunch: I would plan on feeding yourself.

Activity: Fly Kites, Eat, Talk Kites, Fly Kites
(Got an idea for an activity? Game? Contest? Whatever? We would like to hear it!)

May General Meeting

Saturday, May11, Robb Field, Ocean Beach
Map If You need it

Time: Fly All Day, Meeting Noon’ish Sharp

Lunch: Almost Certainly. Want to he a HERO and arrange lunch for the club? Yes the Club will pay reasonable costs to cover lunch. Let Us know at webapprentice@sandiegokiteclub.org

Activity: Fly Kites, Eat, Talk Kites, Fly Kites
(Got an idea for an activity? Game? Contest? Whatever? We would like to hear it!)

Ocean Beach Kite Festival

Saturday, May 18, Robb Field, Ocean Beach, Map If You Need It

Time: Fly All Day

Lunch: I would plan to feed yourself. Haven’t heard yet what might be available at the festival. Sometimes food trucks or food booths. Sometimes no.

Activity: The Ocean Beach Kiwanis put on this kid centric kite festival. One of, if not the oldest kids kite festival going (depends who you ask, I’m looking at you Austin Tx.). Our job is to support the Kiwanis! Fly and show off kites, fly demos, do the Candy Drop, do some kite wrangling for the flying challenged. Help people to enjoy kites. So obviously we need Flyers and Volunteers for the day! Did I mention the Candy Drop needs many volunteers!

April General Meeting

Saturday, Apr 13, Robb Field, Ocean Beach, Map If You Need It

Location: Note the change. Robb Field, Ocean Beach. Current plan is at the very end of Bacon St (past the tennis courts) but other activities may move us around. Keep you eyes open for familiar faces!

Time: Fly All Day, Meeting Noon’ish Sharp

Lunch: Haven’t heard anything so far (Mar26) so I would plan on feeding yourself unless you hear otherwise, watch this space is you aren’t a subscriber. (Subscribers will get an email if anything changes)

Activity: Fly Kites, Eat, Talk Kites, Fly Kites

Kite Party Huntington Beach

March 9 & 10, Huntington Beach Pier

See Kite Party Website

Note this is the second Saturday in March and traditionally the March General Meeting is moved to the Third Saturday since a number of members will be at Kite Party.

To be an official Kite Party participant you must be registered (limited number). However if you don’t make the cut you can still go. Lots of good stuff to see and people to meet and talk to. You can always go a short ways down the beach and fly if you just can’t stand not flying.

March General Meeting

Saturday, March 16, Tecolote Shores, Mission Bay, Map If You Need It

Note This Is The Third Saturday. 

Time: Fly All Day, Meeting Noon’ish Sharp

Lunch: Almost Certainly. Want to he a HERO and arrange lunch for the club? Yes the Club will pay reasonable costs to cover lunch. Let Us know at webapprentice@sandiegokiteclub.org

Activity: Fly Kites, Eat, Talk Kites, Fly Kites